Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • UGA 589
    • 443 NEB
  • Turnovers

    • UGA 2
    • 3 NEB
  • Possession

    UGA NEB
    32:02 27:16
  • 1st Downs

    • UGA 23
    • 26 NEB

Game Information

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Coverage: ABC
  • Line: NEB -8.5
Attendance: 59,712
1/2/2013 Associated Press

Murray's 5 TDs lift Georgia in Capital One Bowl

Aaron Murray threw five touchdown passes to set a Georgia bowl record, including two in the fourth quarter, as the Bulldogs (No. 7 BCS, No. 6 AP) beat Nebraska (No. 16 BCS, No. 23 AP) 45-31 in the Capital One Bowl on Tuesday.

Scoring Summary

ABC1234T
Georgia16781445
Nebraska14107031
first QuarterUGANEB
SF
11:39
Brett Maher punt blocked by Shawn Williams for no gain to the Neb 0 for a SAFETY.
nebraska drive: 3 plays 2 yards, 01:10 nebraska ko, 1:10
20
TD
7:54
Aaron Murray pass complete to Arthur Lynch for 29 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 10 plays 80 yards, 03:45 georgia td, 3:45
80
XP
7:54
Marshall Morgan extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 10 plays 80 yards, 03:45 georgia td, 3:45
90
TD
4:42
Taylor Martinez pass complete to Jamal Turner for 14 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 7 plays 75 yards, 03:12 nebraska td, 3:12
96
XP
4:42
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 7 plays 75 yards, 03:12 nebraska td, 3:12
97
TD
4:15
Aaron Murray pass intercepted by Will Compton at the Geo 24, returned for 24 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 2 plays 3 yards, 00:27 georgia int, 0:27
913
XP
4:15
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 2 plays 3 yards, 00:27 georgia int, 0:27
914
TD
4:04
Aaron Murray pass complete to Tavarres King for 75 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 1 play 75 yards, 00:11 georgia td, 0:11
1514
XP
4:04
Marshall Morgan extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 1 play 75 yards, 00:11 georgia td, 0:11
1614
second QuarterUGANEB
TD
10:33
Todd Gurley rush for 24 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 4 plays 38 yards, 01:09 georgia td, 1:09
2214
XP
10:33
Marshall Morgan extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 4 plays 38 yards, 01:09 georgia td, 1:09
2314
FG
8:48
Brett Maher 39 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 5 plays 46 yards, 01:45 nebraska fg, 1:45
2317
TD
4:43
Taylor Martinez pass complete to Rex Burkhead for 16 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 6 plays 76 yards, 01:58 nebraska td, 1:58
2324
third QuarterUGANEB
TD
9:42
Rex Burkhead rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 13 plays 75 yards, 05:18 nebraska td, 5:18
2330
XP
9:42
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 13 plays 75 yards, 05:18 nebraska td, 5:18
2331
TD
7:26
Aaron Murray pass complete to Chris Conley for 49 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 5 plays 79 yards, 02:16 georgia td, 2:16
2931
2PTC
7:26
Two-point conversion attempt, Aaron Murray pass to Rhett McGowan GOOD.
georgia drive: 5 plays 79 yards, 02:16 georgia td, 2:16
3131
fourth QuarterUGANEB
TD
14:52
Aaron Murray pass complete to Keith Marshall for 24 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 6 plays 74 yards, 02:27 georgia td, 2:27
3731
XP
14:52
Marshall Morgan extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 6 plays 74 yards, 02:27 georgia td, 2:27
3831
TD
11:03
Aaron Murray pass complete to Chris Conley for 87 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
georgia drive: 3 plays 85 yards, 01:22 georgia td, 1:22
4431
XP
11:03
Marshall Morgan extra point GOOD.
georgia drive: 3 plays 85 yards, 01:22 georgia td, 1:22
4531

Research Notes

  • Most TD Passes in Single Season - Georgia History

    2012Aaron Murray36*
    2011Aaron Murray35
    2008Matthew Stafford25
    *5 vs Nebraska in Capital One Bowl

  • Aaron Murray Also Made Georgia Bowl historyGeorgia Single Game Bowl RecordsSet by Aaron Murray TodayMost touchdown passes (5)- previous record was 3 held by 5 quarterbacksMost passing yards in a game (427)- previous record was 413 by Hines WardLongest passing play (87 yards)- previous record was 80 held by himself as he tosses a 80-yard TD pass last year to Tavarres King in the 2012 Outback Bowl

  • Georgia WR Chris Conley:- Set the school record for longest touchdown reception in a bowl game with his 87-yard score. The previous longest touchdown reception was a 80-yard touchdown catch by Tavarres King last season.- Conley also ties the school record for most touchdown receptions in a bowl game (2)

  • This is the fourth time in Nebraska history that the Cornhuskers have allowed at least 45 points in back-to-back games.The last time was at the end of the 1990 season, when Oklahoma and Georgia Tech each scored 45 points against Nebraska. The loss to the Yellow Jackets was in the Citrus Bowl, which is now the Capital One Bowl.

  • Chris Conley's 87-yard touchdown catch is the longest play allowed by Nebraska in the last nine seasons.

  • Early in the fourth quarter, Aaron Murray has 310 pass yards against Nebraska. That's the most pass yards against the Cornhuskers defense this season (previous high was 309 by UCLA).Nebraska entered the game first in FBS in pass defense, allowing only 148 yards per game.

  • This is Rex Burkhead's first game with multiple touchdowns since September 22 against Idaho State. He had five multi-score games during the 2011 season.

  • Aaron Murray's 75-yard touchdown pass to Tavarres King was the longest pass play of the season for Georgia.The only longer pass in his career was an 80-yard touchdown pass to King in the last season's Outback Bowl.

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